Five reasons why you should have studied medicine, instead of law

By Lawyers Weekly|03 March 2012

01 It's not that funny to make jokes about doctors, whereas the rest of the world thinks lawyer jokes are hilarious.02 People still get s

01 It's not that funny to make jokes about doctors, whereas the rest of the world thinks lawyer jokes are hilarious.

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02 People still get sick during a recession, but legal services can quickly become a discretionary item.

03 Driving a seriously expensive car would have been seen as a reflection of your worth to society, instead of just a blatant self-indulgence and indication of your ridiculous salary.

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04 Upon graduation you would have received the fancy title of "Dr" attached to your name, instead of just becoming initials or a code when reporting on billable units.

05 When people asked what you do at parties, the declaration that you're a doctor wouldn't have become the conversation-stopper that it is when you say you're a lawyer.

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